Getting to Clermont-Ferrand

Clermont-Ferrand is strategically placed: the city is situated in the heart of France on the main highways to Northern and Southern European countries, and is the natural gateway to the vast Massif Central area.


By air

Clermont-Ferrand / Auvergne international airport is easily accessible for the region’s capital- only 7 km from the city centre by motorway.

Direct flights are offered from a large number of cities including: Paris, Lyon, Nice and Amsterdam.

For full flight schedules visit:


By road

Served by major autoroutes, Clermont-Ferrand can be accessed via:

A71: Paris

A75: Béziers and Montpellier

A89: Rhône-Alpes

A89: Bordeaux, Biarritz and San-Sebastian


By Train

Daily trains from Paris (Paris Bercy Bourgogne – Pays d’Auvergne)

Links to Béziers, Lyon, Nîmes, Toulouse.

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